Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 03:10:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 03:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 28' ||South|
|Longitude: ||137° 57' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.55 meters/second, 1539.2 km/hour, 956.4 miles/hour or 831.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 24.7"||15.94 mi||west||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||north||15.94 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 49.3"||956.26 mi||west||0° 08' 24.0"||9.63 mi||north||956.65 mi|
|24 hours||13° 41' 13.0"||908.07 mi||east||3° 47' 17.0"||260.45 mi||north||952.52 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cairns||Sat 1:10 PM||836 km||520 miles||452 nm|| E|
|Darwin||Sat 12:40 PM||885 km||550 miles||478 nm|| WNW|
|Alice Springs||Sat 12:40 PM||908 km||564 miles||490 nm|| SSW|
|Port Moresby||Sat 1:10 PM||1267 km||787 miles||684 nm|| NE|
|Jayapura||Sat 12:10 PM||1569 km||975 miles||847 nm|| NNE|
|Dili||Sat 12:10 PM||1603 km||996 miles||865 nm|| WNW|
|Manokwari||Sat 12:10 PM||1777 km||1104 miles||959 nm|| NNW|
|Eucla||Sat 11:55 AM||1919 km||1192 miles||1036 nm|| SSW|
|Brisbane||Sat 1:10 PM||1974 km||1227 miles||1066 nm|| SE|
|Adelaide *||Sat 1:40 PM||2048 km||1272 miles||1106 nm|| S|
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